Automated transcription: Convert English M4A files to text

Quickly convert your English M4A files to text

Sonix converts your English M4A to text in less than 5 minutes using our advanced automated transcription and translation algorithms. Sonix is the most accurate automated transcription and translation service.

Convert English M4A to text
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Thousands of Sonix customers convert their English M4A files to text 💖

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What's the best way to convert English M4A files to text? 📋

Use Sonix to convert English M4A files to text

Follow these six easy steps to quickly and easily convert your English M4A files to text:

  • Step 1: Log into your Sonix account

    If you don't have one, you can sign up for Sonix's free account—30 minutes of free transcription/translation.

    Log into your Sonix account
  • Step 2: Upload your English M4A file

    In Sonix, click “Upload” and locate the English M4A file on your computer.

    Upload your %{v_language} %{v_filetype} file to Sonix
  • Step 3: Choose language: English

    Select English in the dropdown that asks 'What language was spoken?.' Then, click the “Transcribe” button.

    Tell Sonix the language that was spoken in your file: %{v_language}
  • Step 4: Sonix transcribes your M4A file

    Sonix automatically transcribes your English M4A file and converts it to English text.

    Sonix will use its advanced transcription algorithms to convert your %{v_language} %{v_filetype} file to text
  • Step 5: Polish your English transcript

    Edit your English transcript by typing directly into your browser to correct any words that were not transcribed perfectly.

    Use the Sonix AudioText Editor to polish your %{v_language} transcript
  • Step 6: Export English text

    Export the English text to any format you want including MS Word, PDF, subtitles, or a simple text file.

    Export the %{v_language} transcript to MS Word, PDF, Subtitles, or as a text file.

All done! You have now successfully converted your English M4A file to text!

How to improve the accuracy of your English transcripts?

Start by improving the quality of the English M4A file that you upload to Sonix. Please use high quality recording equipment, recording in a quiet environment, and ensure that your speakers are speaking clearly to ensure that your transcript is as accurate as possible.

Any advice for the English M4A file that I upload?

Yes, please do not over-compress or over-filter the audio track of your English M4A file. By uploading a high quality version of your audio, we can give you the best level of accuracy.

Aside from M4A, do you support other types of audio/video files?

Yes, we do! You can convert the following file types in English with Sonix:

What customers say about Sonix's automated transcription 💘

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I love how quick, affordable and accurate it is, but what I like MOST is that the words are highlighted as the recording speaks them!
It was so easy and convenient to use. The transcripts require minimal editing and the delivery time is fantastic!
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The accuracy for the translation was the best from all the other sites and apps I tried.

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